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Masks

17th century
Based on Frans Huys (Netherlandish, 1522–1562)


Place of Publication: Rome?, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Berlin 553; Destailleur 412.7

Dimensions

Overall: 28.1 x 21.6 x 2 cm (11 1/16 x 8 1/2 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1975.639

Medium or Technique

Set of 35 etchings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

([Rome?]: 17th century) Quarto; 35 leaves; modern black morocco.

Illustrations of fanciful and grotesque masks.


Italy: 17th century

Provenance

Hippolyte Destailleur (1822-1893, according to note in book); David Tunick, Inc., New York, from whom purchased by MFA, October 8, 1975

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund